Earth Day is a pretty exciting day and sharing a bit about the history of Earth Day with your children is really a great learning opportunity. Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement. It is all about putting a little focus on helping to conserve our environment. A great way to share this love of nature with your kids is to plan some … [Read more...] about Earth Day Activities Kids Will Love
Green living ideas, eco friendly cleaning tips, eco friendly home ideas, and going green tips for the eco-friendly family and eco friendly kids.
If you are on your feet all day or exercise often or just have plain ole achy, tired feet, this Cooling Homemade Foot Cream Recipe is going to be a favorite of yours! This all natural foot cream is super easy to whip up and is easy to use. It only has a few ingredients (those are the best kind of recipes right?) and you probably already have a few of the items that you need! … [Read more...] about Homemade Foot Cream Recipe- All Natural And Cooling
Spring is here! I am overjoyed. Are you loving warmer temps and sunshine? I know my kids are enjoying the warmer days. They could spend hours outside playing! I love when seasons switch because that means a new fragrance gets pulled out! I love making my own DIY beauty products and the one I make for Spring is my favorite scent. There are many combos that are lovely but this … [Read more...] about Homemade Body Spray In A Fresh, Natural Spring Scent
People sometimes question the importance of organic food. Why eat organic food? Is it really worth the extra cost? What are the benefits of of organic food? Well the answer for me has always been pretty simple. I'll be happy to share my reasons for eating organic food with you but I also want to share 10 research backed reasons that show the importance of organic food from Leah … [Read more...] about Why Eat Organic Food? 10 Research Backed Reasons
We love incorporating all natural products into our lifestyle! We use to use a stainless steel polish from the store but it smelled really unpleasant and I really didn't want my kids breathing it in, plus it was really pricey. A polish really is necessary though to keep your stainless steel fingerprint free and shiny. I grew up polishing my wood with olive oil so I though it … [Read more...] about Homemade Stainless Steel Cleaner For Appliances
I absolutely love making my own cleaning products! Disinfecting sprays, air fresheners, DIY carpet deodorizer and even homemade window cleaner! I have been using this homemade window cleaner recipe for 3 years now and I love it because it is non-toxic and a streak free window cleaner! It's also super simple to make. I was a little hesitant to make my own household products … [Read more...] about All Natural Homemade Window Cleaner Recipe
If you have been following this blog for awhile you probably know I love Fair Trade products. You may even know the story of how I learned more about Fair Trade first hand by a Fair Trade pepper farm in Mexico and getting to attend a Fair Trade workers meeting. The bottom line is that I love that shopping Fair Trade products means that I am making a tangible difference in the … [Read more...] about 7 Fair Trade Chocolate Companies That Make Delicious Treats